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Even with extremely careful planning, people can often neglect to outline who should receive their family heirlooms and emotionally valuable property. Find out what you can do to avoid unnecessary
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Most people won’t be familiar with legal terminology if it’s their first time considering a visit to an estate planning attorney. Before a consultation, review this short list of common
A Living Trust can help you avoid probate, but does it really save you money? Let's compare the cost of administering a Trust with the cost of probating a Will.
Did you know that estate planning scams are becoming more and more common? Here are three tips for making sure you are never a victim.
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For most families, especially those with considerable assets, gifting is a great way to reduce their taxable estate while providing even greater benefits for minor children.
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Estate planning was never intended to be accomplished in a single Monday afternoon meeting with your attorney. Your estate plan must be updated to reflect important changes in your life.